Recent Articles

'Firsts for QDT' during 2015


Reflections on 2015 – another great year at QDT – and the sight of new models that we have never handled before.

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Dinky Commercials from The Reference Collection


An ‘encyclopaedic’ approach to collecting Dinky – from a collector of many years standing who has assembled a truly astonishing array of Dinky models as he endeavoured to catalogue the variations of each model as it alters during its production life.

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The MBU Collection


An important collection of high quality Corgi models is to be sold at QDT. This collection includes some extremely rare items, pre-production, colour trials, promotional and t.v. related models.
Here follows a fascinating article of the MBU collecting story written by the owner.

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The West London Corgi Collection


Notching up over forty years of dedicated collecting, the cream of this Corgi collection will be sold at QDT.

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Six Month Review!


Looking over some extraordinary sales from the first half of 2015 – QDT are firmly placed in the very top echelon of the diecast collecting world.

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The M.P. Diecast Collection from Switzerland


As QDT embark on the sale of this collection of the highest grade, here follows a quick preview and some words from the collector himself.

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The Corgi Volvo Story - Parts 1 & 2


We are indebted to the Collector and Volvo enthusiast, Luc Vancampenhout who has prepared this absorbing article. Of particular interest to Corgi collectors are his observations on Corgi 228 Volvo P1800 and Corgi 258 ‘The Saint’s’ Volvo.

With additional information included on the original article by Luc Vancampenhout and an extra article written by a dedicated Corgi Collector with other rare, unlisted variations!

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